Alexander Hamilton

Timeline created by ihes56
  • Hamilton is Born

    Hamilton is Born
    Alexander Hamilton is welcomed into the world on a small island in the Carribean, Nevis
  • Hamilton's Dad Leaves The Island

    Hamilton's Dad Leaves The Island
    Hamilton's dad doesn't feel like enought to support the family, and leaves the house eternally.
  • Alex becomes an orphan

    Alex becomes an orphan
    Alex's mom dies of a fever, Alex nearly went with her.
  • Hurricane Lands

    Hurricane Lands
    The small island of St. Croix gets hit by a hurricane, in which Hamilton was on the island.
  • Alex writes articles for a newspaper

    Alex writes articles for a newspaper
    People see how good he is with the quilll, an send him to America.
  • Alex goes to College!

    Alex goes to College!
    College of New Jersey which is known as Princeton today, was Hamilton's first choice.
  • Hamilton starts at King's College

    Hamilton starts at King's College
    He quit College of New Jersey because he couldn't graduate in two.
  • Hamilton joins the continental army

    Hamilton joins the continental army
    Hamilton joins many volunteers as he fights for freedom with many new friends.
  • The Battle of Yorktown

    The Battle of Yorktown
    A major turning point in the Revolutionary war
  • Philip Hamilton is Born

    Philip Hamilton is Born
    Philip Hamilton, Alex's first child is born while he commands his troops in Yorktown.
  • Philip Dies

    Philip Dies
    Philip, his first child is killed in a duel by a man who insulted his father.
  • Hamilton is Killed in a Duel

    Hamilton is Killed in a Duel
    Alex is killed by his first friend and enemy, Aaron Burr.
  • Alexander Hamilton lies at Trinity Church Cementery

    Alexander Hamilton lies at Trinity Church Cementery
    Hamilton lies for the last time in Trinity Church Cementery